Peter Streckfus

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Peter Streckfus
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at Fall for the Book, 2014
Born 1969
San Antonio, Texas
Occupation professor
Nationality American
Genre Poetry

Peter Streckfus (born 1969, in San Antonio, Texas) is an American poet.

His first book, The Cuckoo, won the 2003 Yale Series of Younger Poets competition, chosen by Louise Glück. His second book, Errings, won Fordham University Press's 2013 POL Editor's Prize.

His honors include the 2013-14 Brodsky Rome Prize Fellowship in Literature at the American Academy in Rome. He is a professor of English at George Mason University.[1]


Further reading[edit]

  • Art at Our Doorstep: San Antonio Writers and Artists featuring Peter Streckfus. Edited by Nan Cuba and Riley Robinson (Trinity University Press, 2008).


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